Deacon Matthew Briggs

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Matthew Briggs

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Taunton, Bristol County, Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
Death: Died in Dighton, Bristol County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
Place of Burial: Dighton, Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of William Briggs and Sarah Briggs
Husband of Abigail Briggs
Father of Matthew Briggs II; Elizabeth Taylor; Daniel Briggs; Josiah Briggs; James Briggs and 1 other
Brother of William Briggs, Jr.; Thomas Briggs; Sarah Briggs; Elizabeth Babbitt; Hannah Waldron and 3 others

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About Deacon Matthew Briggs

DEACON MATTHEW BRIGGS

The first of several Deacon Matthew Briggs in Bristol County, "Matthew was the son of William and Sarah (Macomber) Briggs. He started the family businesses of a metal foundry, blacksmithing, and built a gristmill". Deacon Matthew Briggs is interred at the Dighton Town Cemetery in Dighton, MA. Additionally interred at the Dighton Town Cemetery are spouse Abigail (Burt) Briggs (1676 - 1752).

Data per Find A Grave Memorial #70616262 / Created May 30, 2011 by Dennis Hockman

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Deacon Matthew Briggs's Timeline

1676
February 5, 1676
Taunton, Bristol County, Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
1705
1705
Age 28
Dighton, Bristol County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
1708
1708
Age 31
1712
1712
Age 35
Dighton, Bristol County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
1715
1715
Age 38
1716
1716
Age 39
1716
Age 39
Dighton, Bristol County, Province of Massachusetts
1765
March 8, 1765
Age 89
Dighton, Bristol County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
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Dighton, Bristol County, Province of Massachusetts
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Dighton, Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States